Are you traveling? Then you definitely need more money. With loans, rents and other expenses beating at the door, the ability to make a little extra cash gives you a breath of fresh air. There are excellent opportunities for you to earn without damaging your study process traveling time.
Go traveling and earn money!
Some students go to Australia, some go to the Netherlands. It is whatever rocks your boat. You will need to be able to survive while being in a foreign country. It is a good idea to consider visa costs, taxes, and rent. Most countries charge foreigners for a visa. It can range from $5.00 – $25.00 (This may vary).
While going abroad, taking up work will allow you to earn the money you require for survival. As well as some excellent work experience to add to your resume. You will also gain some once-in-a-lifetime experiences from being in a foreign country, and seeing a different culture. It is a must to keep it legal. We discourage that you work illegally in foreign countries. Make sure that all of your visa issues are resolved before turning to work. Always ensure you have a work permit.
The possible work could be:
- Freelance Writing
Does your professor praise you for the writing assignments? Maybe it’s time to get something more than good grades for your academic papers. Essay writing service is a nice place to start. Try to work as a writer or an editor wherever you are.
Other areas where you can monetize your writing skills are blogs, websites, newspapers, and magazines. Just find your field of expertise.
- Starting a Blog
If you like the previous idea of freelance writing, think about blogging. You’ll quickly create a portfolio for the prospective clients to see. And it will give you a possibility to earn passive income from affiliate marketing. Here’s a short explanation on the latter.
A blogger adds an affiliate link to a product. Visitors click on the link and go to the site where they may make a purchase. If they buy the product, the blogger gets a percentage. The advantage of affiliate links is that they keep bringing you income as long as readers visit your site and follow the links.
- Becoming a Graphic Designer
The big part of graphic design business is developing website graphics and logos. There’s a great demand for such services. As well as the competition. But it’s also possible to earn a good income by designing business cards, eBook covers, wall art, personalized gifts, t-shirts, and product packaging.
Use 99 Designs and Café Press to find individual clients and companies looking for a skilled designer. It can become your full-time job in the future. If you start now, you’ll have an impressive portfolio after graduation.
- Starting a YouTube Channel
If writing isn’t your cup of tea, a traveling vlog is an alternative way to get online income. Videos are more pervasive when it comes to marketing. People can see you swimming at the sea, surfing, tracking or just walking around the night city. Both the written blog and video blog should have many subscribers to bring a steady income. The most followed YouTubers make collaborations with brands to design special products. It has financial benefits for both bloggers and businesses.
There are many different forms of charity. We’ll talk about volunteering in the MEDC (Third World) countries. You can fly to these unfortunate countries in South America or Africa, and join large groups. Who provide clean water, education, food, and healthcare to hundreds of unfortunate families on a daily basis. Why not get involved? It is such a wonderful cause to get involved in – as you would be changing the lives of so many people.
You can easily find charities who are always seeking new volunteers to help them with their quest to end world poverty. Some charities will give you a certificate which looks marvelous on your resume. When applying for jobs in the future, after your studies, your interviewer will most likely be impressed by all of your hard work in the world of the less fortunate. Survival for yourself is not an issue when volunteering – it is common to receive an allowance for your basic survival.
- Becoming a Handyman
Have you ever mowed lawns, fixed leaky faucets or painted bedrooms? This experience may come in handy to you now. Visit TaskRabbit. People use this site to find someone who can help them with moving, home repair, yard work, and other tasks. There’s always someone in the local community who needs a pair of extra hands. This can be a one-time chore that can help you pay for your Saturday night out.
If you’re a student, chances are that you have good knowledge of some subjects. You can help high-schoolers to learn Chemistry catch up in Math, Biology, or Foreign Language. Use tutoring websites to advertise your services online. Payment starts at $10 per hour.
If you show academic strength in your college subject, then offer help to your peers. Explain lecture materials or help freshmen with their college application essay outline or other homework.
- Taking Care of Pets
If you adore dogs, then pet-sitting or dog walking is the right job for you. As a pet sitter, you will care for the animals while their owners are away, either for one day or for longer periods. It involves playing with dogs, feeding and brushing them, and driving them to vets and grooming appointments. People can also ask you to clean up, water plants, or bring in newspapers and mail. These additional tasks mean additional money.
You will find in most countries, people generally can speak English. Communication is never an issue if you know the universal business language. Why not get out there? It is easier than you may think. Just try!